Pigeon Post by Arthur Ransome is for sale. Pigeon Post is the sixth book in the Arthur Ransome Swallows and Amazons series of books. This is the first edition fourth impression of Arthur Ransome Pigeon Post that was published by Jonathan Cape in 1937.
The Arthur Ransome Pigeon Post dust jacket has a collage of illustrations to the front and spine of the dust jacket and an advertisement of other books by Arthur Ransome in the Swallows and Amazons series namely Coot Club and Winter Holiday.
The Arthur Ransome Pigeon Post dust jacket is in Very Good condition with an old tape repair to the top of the spine, knocks to the corners of the dust jacket, wear to the bottom of the spine, otherwise the dust jacket is very clean and complete.
The Arthur Ransome Pigeon Post binding is a green cloth with the title blind stamped to the front board and gilt lettering to the spine. The Arthur Ransome Pigeon Post binding is in Near Fine condition with only slight knocks to the top and bottom of the spine.
The Arthur Ransome Pigeon Post has 383 numbered pages with double page colour illustrations of a map of The Hill Country to the front endpapers and to the rear endpapers, an illustrated Title Page and 23 black and white illustrations throughout the book to include the Frontispiece.
The pages are in Very Good condition with foxing to the edges of the pages and a small and attractive This Book Belongs to label applied to one of the front blank pages.